Kalita, S. Mitra

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Kalita, S. Mitra Gender: F
Sanghamitra A. Kalita
born on 11 August 1976 at 11:08 (= 11:08 AM )
Place Brooklyn (Kings County), New York, 40n38, 73w56
Timezone EDT h4w (is daylight saving time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Scholfield
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American journalist, media executive and author of two books, Suburban Sahibs (2003), about how immigrants redefined New Jersey and thereby America, and My Two Indias (2010), an economic memoir about Globalization.

From July 2018 to 2020, she was Senior Vice President for News, Opinion and Programming at CNN Digital and was the Vice President for Programming at CNN Digital from June 2016 to July 2018. She has been on the board of The Philadelphia Inquirer since November 2020.

In 2020, Kalita started Epicenter-NYC, a newsletter to help New Yorkers get through the COVID-19 pandemic. She is also a 2021 Nieman Visiting Fellow at Harvard University.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes her on Twitter: "My first day in America was 45 years ago today. The daughter of thrifty immigrants, I was born at 11:08 am and my mom was alone because my dad thought it was false labor and went back to work" (posted 11 Aug 2021) [1], "I was born in Brooklyn" [2].


  • Traits : Body : Race (Indian)
  • Family : Parenting : Kids 1-3 (Two daughters)
  • Vocation : Business : Top executive (Media)
  • Vocation : Writers : Autobiographer
  • Vocation : Writers : Columnist/ journalist
  • Vocation : Writers : Magazine/ newsletter ("Epicenter-NYC")
  • Vocation : Writers : Publisher/ Editor
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction